Flute Ensemble is an ensemble of 4-8 flutists performing a wide variety of works, ranging from Baroque pieces to contemporary works featuring techniques such as beatboxing and multiphonics.
The Salem Chamber Orchestra is a semi-professional symphony comprised of Willamette music faculty and students, professional musicians from the region and local volunteers. The Orchestra presents four concert programs each season in addition to the annual "Gift of Music" Family Concert.
With a string ensemble as its core, the University Chamber Orchestra presents one full concert and several other performances each semester. Wind and brass performers are added to suit the repertoire of each concert.
Composed of 40 of Willamette’s top wind, brass and percussion players, the Wind Ensemble performs on campus and on tours throughout the western states.
The Willamette Jazz Collective is a large ensemble of 10 to 14 musicians performing the finest literature from the jazz and improvisational music canon with a particular emphasis on the music of today.
Comprised of four of our top string performers, the Waller String Quartet performs frequently both on and off campus. Other ensembles are created each semester depending on student availability.